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Steel balded knife with amber handle and silver fittings. The amber handle is made in two pieces, a carved head of a man is at the end while the main part of the handle has an engraved pattern. There is a hallmark on the blade (M crowned).

Credit Line

Bequest of William Arnold Buffum

German, 18th century

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.211

Medium or Technique

Amber, steel, silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Tableware, Utensils